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Sandler, Adam

Overview
Works: 324 works in 1,048 publications in 7 languages and 49,863 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Fiction  Romantic comedy films  Love stories  Film and video adaptations  Animal films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Narrator, Singer, Other, Creator, Former owner, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adam Sandler
50 first dates by Peter Segal ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Roth lives an enviable life in a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night with a different beautiful tourist in search of an island fling. It's a great life, no strings attached ... until he meets Lucy. He and Lucy hit it off right from the start, but the next day she acts like she doesn't know him. Lucy suffers from short-term memory loss, so every night all memory of her day is erased. But a man in love will go to great lengths to win the girl of his dreams. In an effort to help her remember him, he makes a video tape for her to watch every morning
Anger management by David Dorfman ( Visual )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Rydell. But when the doctor steps up his aggressive treatment by moving in, Dave goes from mild to wild as the unorthodox treatment wreaks havoc with his life
Bedtime stories ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marty Bronson raises his son and daughter on his own. He has to sell his homey motel to Barry Nottingham who promises to make Marty's son manager. But, Nottingham pulls down the motel and builds a pricey hotel. Now grown up, Marty's son, Skeeter, works as a janitor and general servant. He still dreams of becoming the manager. When Nottingham announces a brand-new hotel, built on an existing school's property, he makes his future son-in-law, Kendall, manager. Skeeter's sister Wendy, has to leave town for a job interview and asks him to alternate looking after her two children Patrick and Bobbi, with Wendy's colleague, Jill. He doesn't get along with either Jill or the children, but his easy-going attitude loosens them all up. He starts telling the children bedtime stories and the children grow fond of him. They make suggestions about how the stories should go. When the stories become true in real life, Skeeter tries to maneuver the stories into a direction which will make his dream come true, too
Spanglish by James L Brooks ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Flor and her daughter, Christina come to the United States, Flor gets a job as a maid at the home of a successful chef John Clasky, his insecure wife Deborah, their two children, and Deborah's mother. Despite Flor's lack of any English, she does the best she can to assist the Clasky family in more than just house cleaning matters. However, when Flor is forced to live with the family over the summer, she has no choice but to bring Christina along. Deborah, much to Flor's disliking, treats Christina much like her own and at the same time she hurts the feelings of her own daughter, Bernice. When John's dreams begin to unravel, he begins to feel like his whole world is coming down around him. Told through Christina's college letter to Princeton University, Christina learns that things come and go in life, but family is the most important thing a person can have
Hotel Transylvania by Adam Sandler ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hotel Transylvania, run by Dracula, is a unique, high-end resort catering only to the finest monsters and their families. Dracula is preparing for an extra special weekend - his daughter Mavis's 118th birthday - when trouble arises: a human has stumbled upon the resort for the first time ever! Even worse: the human has taken a liking to Mavis!
The wedding singer ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robbie Hart is a master of ceremonies, left at the altar at his own wedding. He becomes someone who can only destroy other people's weddings until he meets a waitress named Julia. Julia, however, is about to have a wedding of her own and may be lost forever
Grown ups ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five friends and former teammates reunite on the Fourth of July weekend to honor the passing of their former high school basketball coach
Click by Frank Coraci ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Newman is a family man whose busy career as an architect does not leave much time for his wife, Donna, and his two kids. Unable to figure out which of his many remotes turns on the television, he goes shopping for a universal remote that does everything and finds the perfect device in one-of-a-kind remote with magical powers. With each click Michael is able to control his career and personal life. But complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices
Just go with it ( Visual )
19 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A plastic surgeon who is romancing a much younger schoolteacher enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon-to-be ex-wife in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone heads off for a weekend in Hawaii that will change all their lives
Mr. Deeds by Steven Brill ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Small-town guy Longfellow Deeds goes to New York City to collect a $40 billion inheritance from a long lost uncle, even living in a palatial mansion with the services of an unusual valet. Things get better when he mets a beautiful woman. But money changes everything, and things aren't what they seem - his sweetie is actually a journalist feeding reports of his outrageous behavior to the press! Now, its up to Deeds to straighten everybody out
Paul Blart mall cop ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Blart is a mild-mannered, dutiful family man who works as a security guard in a New Jersey mall. He has applied to become a cop for years, but he always fails the physical exam because he is overweight and has hyperglycemia. One day a gang of organized criminals put the mall under siege and takes hostages. Blart becomes trapped inside and because he feels it is duty as a security guard, he refuses to leave. He becomes the police department's eyes on the inside and attempts to stop the criminals on his own
Happy Gilmore ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although Happy dreams of becoming a professional hockey player, he discovers that his hockey slap shot translates to an astonishing 400 yard tee shot. So when his grandmother loses her home to the IRS, Happy decides to earn the house back by joining the pro golf tour, bringing his ferocious temper and outlandish antics to the well-tended fairways. Before long, Happy is a media sensation, attracting crowds and news cameras wherever he goes. But Happy's bitter rival has his own plans for the golf superstar, resulting in a riotous, laugh-filled confrontation on the links
Big daddy by Dennis Dugan ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-two-year-old Sonny Koufax has spent his whole life avoiding responsibility. But when his girlfriend dumps him for an older man, he's got to find a way to prove he's ready to grow up. In a desperate last-ditch effort, Sonny adopts five-year-old Julian to impress her. She's not impressed and he can't return the kid
Zookeeper ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a shy zoo keeper contemplates leaving his job, the zoo animals reveal that they can talk
The longest yard by Robert Aldrich ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A former pro football quarterback suddenly lands in a maximum security prison. Using fellow inmates, he must put together a motley group of cons to play a no-holds-barred grudge game against the sadistic guards
Reign over me ( Visual )
15 editions published in 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alan Johnson runs into his old college roommate, Charlie Fineman, on the streets of New York City. He is surprised to find that Charlie does not remember him at all. Alan later learns that Charlie is suffering with grief over the loss of his family on 9/11. Flooded with grief, Charlie quits his job and isolates himself from everyone around him. Alan attempts to help Charlie get over his grief by rekindling their friendship while Charlie. As Alan spends a lot of time with Charlie, it puts a strain on his relationship with his wife and kids
Punch-drunk love by Paul Thomas Anderson ( Visual )
40 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barry Egan, a shy sad-sack with a great deal of repressed anger that occasionally bursts forth in sudden violent outrages, falls in love with Lena, a co-worker of one of Barry's seven sisters. After calling a phone-sex line, Barry is extorted by bad-guy Dean, who eventually sends four goons to assault Barry and get the money
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chuck and Larry are the pride of their fire station. Two guy's guys always side-by-side and willing to do anything for each other. Widower Larry wants just one thing, to protect his kids. His buddy Chuck also wants on thing, to enjoy the single life. Grateful Chuck owes Larry for saving his life in a fire, and Larry calls in his marker when civic red tape prevents him from naming his own two kids as his life insurance beneficiaries. All that Chuck has to do is claim to be Larry's domestic partner on some city forms. But when an overzealous bureaucrat becomes suspicious, the new couple's arrangement becomes a citywide issue and goes from confidential to front-page news. Chuck and Larry must now fumble through a charade of domestic bliss. After surviving their mandatory honeymoon and dodging the threat of exposure the well-intentioned con men discover that sticking together in your time of need is what truly makes a family
Jack and Jill by Dennis Dugan ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Family guy Jack Sadelstein prepares for the annual event he dreads: the Thanksgiving visit of his twin sister, the needy and passive-aggressive Jill, who then refuses to leave
You don't mess with the Zohan ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Zohan Dvir is an ex-commando, Mossad agent who decides to fake his death so he can re-emerge in New York City as a hair stylist. He romances his clients by giving them extra 'special services' in the back room of the beauty shop he works in. However, he is eventually recognized, and risks losing his newfound life and career
 
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Alternative Names
Sandler, Adam Richard, 1966-
Languages
English (424)
French (16)
Spanish (10)
German (8)
Multiple languages (6)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
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